Monday, April 27, 2009

Andy Warhol

1) Andy Warhol started his art career at the school of fine arts for Carnegie Institute of Technology. Once Warhol had graduated he was hire by a magazine doing some magazine illustrations and advertisements for shoes during the 1950's. With the expansion of Vinyl, Warhol was then hired by RCA records to create album covers and other promotional material. During the 1960's Warhol started doing many jobs for major companies like Campells and Coca Cola as well as paintings of famous people such as Marilyn Monroe. During the 70's Warhol continued his career doing pictures of many objects and people, all which were shown at some art shown he was in. Warhol had a great career as an illustrater until february 22, 1987 after he was done with a gall bladder surgery.
2) He did many illustrations of Campell soups, marilyn monroe, Mick Jagger and many others.

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